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Entrepreneurship is more than a set of tools and techniques for starting and growing a business. It is a mindset, a creative way of looking at opportunities, a passion, doing what one loves, a challenge, persistence and creating wealth and operating a business, whether one owns it or not. The Entrepreneurship minor bring an entrepreneurial perspective to students' major field of study. Students are immersed in the entrepreneurial process through coursework, entrepreneurial projects and exposure to many entrepreneurs in the community. Students are prepared for the various aspects of starting a business, acquiring a business, corporate entrepreneurship or working for a small business.

Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; ELR Experiential Learning; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive

Please read the sections in the University Catalog on Kent Core, diversity, writing-intensive and the experiential learning requirements.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR BUSINESS MAJORS MINOR (19 credits)
Type Course Title Credits
  ACCT 23020 Introduction to Financial Accounting  3
KSS ECON 22060 Principles of Microeconomics 3
  ENTR 27056 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 3
    27466 Speaker Series in Entrepreneurship 1
    47047 Strategic Dilemmas in Entrepreneurship 3
Choose from the following: 6
ELR ENTR 27192 Beginning Practicum (1-4)  
    37045 Sales in the Entrepreneurial Venture (3)  
    37065 Entrepreneurial Finance (3)  
    37075 Entrepreneurial Marketing (3)  
ELR   37192 Advanced Practicum (1-4)  
    37195 Special Topics in Entrepreneurship I (1-4)  
    47091 Seminar in Entrepreneurship (3)  
    47195 Special Topics in Entrepreneurship (1-4)  
  FDM 35280 Fashion Entrepreneurship (3)  
  MKTG 35056 Social Medial Marketing (3)  
    45047 Advanced Professional Selling (3)  
TOTAL 19

Requirements to declare the entrepreneurship minor:
Minimum 2.250 GPA; or if new freshman, no established GPA is required

Requirement to graduate with the entrepreneurship minor:
Minimum 2.250 GPA (including all attempts in 30000-4000 level courses) is required in the minor courses.

Notes:

  1. To earn a College of Business Administration minor, students must complete at least two courses in the minor at Kent State University on a graded basis. At least one of these courses must be at the upper-division (30000 or 40000) level.